The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 83 112 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.39% 20.51% 24.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.16% 21.58% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 84 56
Median daily rate £300 £328 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £247 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -17.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.05 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -0.34%
Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
586 519 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.52% 95.05% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 371 205
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 29
Median hourly rate £15.72 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 54 £425 +25.00% 4
Doncaster 0 12 £120 -65.71% 1
Rotherham - 4 £275 -
Barnsley -1 1 £280 +173.17%
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.81%) Finance
3 23 (18.25%) Windows
4 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (15.08%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (13.49%) Active Directory
7 15 (11.90%) Unix
7 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 14 (11.11%) ITIL
8 14 (11.11%) Banking
9 12 (9.52%) SIEM
10 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.73%) Incident Management
10 11 (8.73%) Service Management
10 11 (8.73%) Firewall
11 10 (7.94%) MS Office
11 10 (7.94%) Information Security
12 9 (7.14%) Use Case
12 9 (7.14%) SQL
12 9 (7.14%) SLA
13 8 (6.35%) MS Visio
13 8 (6.35%) SharePoint
13 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
13 8 (6.35%) WebSphere
13 8 (6.35%) Business Analysis
13 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (5.56%) JIRA
14 7 (5.56%) Problem Management
14 7 (5.56%) CRM

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.35%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.38%) CICS
5 2 (1.59%) Apache
5 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.59%) FileNet
5 2 (1.59%) IIS
5 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.79%) Kentico
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.94%) MS Office
3 8 (6.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.38%) MS Project
5 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.79%) Finacle
1 1 (0.79%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.79%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.73%) Firewall
2 7 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (3.97%) HTTP
3 5 (3.97%) Internet
4 4 (3.17%) LAN
5 3 (2.38%) SNMP
5 3 (2.38%) SSL
5 3 (2.38%) VPN
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.79%) DHCP
7 1 (0.79%) DNS
7 1 (0.79%) SAN
7 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) JIRA
2 3 (2.38%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.59%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.79%) JMeter
4 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (23.81%) Finance
2 14 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Legal
3 4 (3.17%) Local Government
4 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (3.17%) .NET
4 3 (2.38%) Middleware
5 2 (1.59%) HTML
5 2 (1.59%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) ADO
6 1 (0.79%) Ajax
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Axis
6 1 (0.79%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.79%) HTML5
6 1 (0.79%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.79%) Velocity
6 1 (0.79%) WinForms
6 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (3.97%) iSeries
4 4 (3.17%) NHS
5 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.38%) Statistics
5 3 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.59%) DataPower
6 2 (1.59%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.59%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.59%) Handset
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Unix
3 6 (4.76%) Linux
4 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) VMS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.08%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (11.11%) ITIL
3 12 (9.52%) SIEM
4 11 (8.73%) Incident Management
4 11 (8.73%) Service Management
4 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.94%) Information Security
6 9 (7.14%) Use Case
7 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.35%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.56%) CRM
8 7 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.76%) Change Management
9 6 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 6 (4.76%) Migration
9 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.76%) Project Management
10 5 (3.97%) ERP
10 5 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.17%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.14%) SQL
2 7 (5.56%) Java
2 7 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (1.59%) C
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.79%) VB
4 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.38%) CISSP
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.59%) CISM
5 2 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) GCIH
6 1 (0.79%) GIAC
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (13.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (3.97%) SCCM
2 4 (3.17%) QRadar
3 3 (2.38%) RSA Archer
4 2 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.59%) Nessus
4 2 (1.59%) Nmap
4 2 (1.59%) Puppet
5 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.79%) OpenView
5 1 (0.79%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 34 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.56%) IBM
3 6 (4.76%) VMware
4 5 (3.97%) CA
4 5 (3.97%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.17%) BMC
5 4 (3.17%) HP
6 3 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.38%) Citrix
6 3 (2.38%) Dell
6 3 (2.38%) Remedy
6 3 (2.38%) SAP
6 3 (2.38%) Trend Micro
7 2 (1.59%) Brocade
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco
7 2 (1.59%) F5
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle
8 1 (0.79%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.79%) EMC
8 1 (0.79%) GoldenSource